50 days ago

What's your experience with pre-fabricated homes?

Kelly Dennett Reporter from Sunday Star Times

The Sunday Star-Times is looking into the rise of transportable/ kit-set/ pre fabricated homes. The upsides are build-efficiency, quality of design, and cost. The downsides appear to be land supply, red-tape with council and difficulty getting lending from banks. If you're willing to share your experience - good or bad - email kelly.dennett@stuff.co.nz, otherwise leave a comment. Is there an aspect of transportable housing you'd like us to enquire about for you?

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5 hours ago

How often do you use the yellow pages?

The Team Reporter from Marlborough Express

Yellow Pages are being delivered tomorrow. Are they a valuable resource in your home, or a handy doorstop?
Let us know what you do with them.
Please type NFP if you don't want your comments used in an article in your local newspaper.

10 hours ago

Lost Birman

Dawn from Blenheim

My name is Sophie and I cant find my way home to Rogers St.
I am a 3 yr old Birman and am wearing a blue collar with a bell. I am micro chipped.
I don't like strangers and I'm very softly spoken, so you probably wont hear my cries for help.
If you see me or know where I am contact Dawn.

11 hours ago

SuperSeniors Newsletter - April edition out now!

The Team from Office for Seniors

The latest edition of the SuperSeniors Newsletter is out now!

In this issue Minister for Seniors Ayesha Verrall gives us an overview of the first stage of the vaccine roll-out, Alzheimers NZ talks about making Aotearoa dementia-friendly, and how you can build and maintain physical health through fitness.

There’s also some advice on why Daylight Saving might be making you groggy and what you can do about it.

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